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Syracuse University Libraries Hosting Graduate Student Event Series
Syracuse University Libraries, with funding from the Graduate Student Organization, is hosting a series of spring semester events for graduate students at Bird Library. Registration is required for each workshop.
“Speed Dating the Research Experts”: Monday, Feb. 17, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Room 114
Meet with librarians and campus research experts who can help you navigate your graduate program, while mingling with fellow graduate students over free food and drinks. Come chat and network with a variety of research experts who specialize in library resources, research funding, copyright and author’s rights, data services and more. Limited to the first 60 registrants. Register at: syr.libwizard.com/f/speeddate.
“Finding Funding and Grant Opportunities”: Wednesday, March 4, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Room 004
Need money for your research? Grab dinner and join Christina Leigh Docteur (director of proposal support services in the University’s Office of Research), Simona Rosu (associate director, STEM graduate careers), and Emily Hart (science and technology librarian) to learn about the University’s resources for identifying funding opportunities. Bring your laptops and keywords in mind to describe your project needs (the who, what, why and how), and leave with navigation tips and potential opportunities. Limited to the first 40 registrants. Free food will be provided. Register at: syr.libwizard.com/f/graduateroundtable4.
“Ready, Set, Publish!”: Monday, April 6, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Room 114
Thinking about publishing your research? Join librarians for a workshop to discuss topics including selecting high quality journals and identifying predatory journals, author rights and copyright. Learn tips for responsible research conduct and maximizing your research impact. Free food will be provided. Register at: https://syr.libwizard.com/f/readysetpublish.